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2315 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501
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Ranked #44 of 200 Restaurants in Alameda
Price range: $7 - $33
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Japanese
Most recent review
- May 31, 2014
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English first
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Zen is a unique asian tapas fusion restaurant. The portions are smaller but priced accordingly. Part of the fun is ordering several things to try. We usually order and share. The edemame is wonderfully seasoned and the asian fries and dipping sauce are an interesting flavor. That compliments the many selections including both raw fish based tapas and cooked tapas.... More

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Gettysburg, PA
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012 via mobile

I just returned to Alameda and could not wait to go back to Zen. Zen us a tranquil place, with excellent service (we love Lilly!) and wonderful food!! The edamame alone is worth coming back for. We love Zen for many reasons but the ability to try lots of new things, in portions that are just right, makes it just... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2011

asian fries, pork belly sushi, basil fried rice, kim chee fried rice... need I say more? =)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2009

Great Asian Fusion Tapas and you have to try the Hawaiian Tropic cocktail. It is the bomb!

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